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  1. First Photograph Of Light As Wave And Particle

    Ever since the first proposal that light exists as both a wave and a particle, people have been attempting experiments designed to directly view both the particle and wave aspects of light simultaneously.  This theory won Albert Einstein the Nobel Prize in 1921 and now, a new paper in Nature claims to have done just this. […]

    Mar 24, 2015 — Read more No Comments
  2. Seminar: Polarity, Signaling and Cross-talk In The Outer Retina

    Enrique Javier Rodriguez-Boulan, Charles and Margaret Dyson Professor Professor of Cell Biology, Neurosciences and Physiology at the Margaret Dyson Vision Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medical College will be delivering a seminar on Polarity, Signaling and Cross-talk In The Outer Retina on Wednesday, April 8th at Noon in the the Moran Eye Center auditorium. Abstract: The polarized structure […]

    Mar 19, 2015 — Read more No Comments
  3. Evo Devo Connectomics Of Sensory Circuit For Visual Navigation

    There is an interesting paper from an evo devo perspective out of the Jékely laboratory, looking at the connectomics of some of the earliest of organized visual systems in the Platynereis dumerilii larva.  They have described a visual circuit consisting of 71 neurons and 1,106 “connections”.  The cool thing about this study was that they were also […]

    Mar 14, 2015 — Read more No Comments
  4. Upcoming VIG: March 19th @ NOON

    There is an upcoming Vision Interest Group featuring Stephan Baehr from the DeAngelis Lab and Jacki Roberts from the Fu Lab.  Will be held on March 19th at noon in the west John A. Moran Eye Center Auditorium.

    Mar 11, 2015 — Read more No Comments